Friday, June 12, 2015

Graduation Hat Box


Card stock, adhesive, scissors, score tool, stamp set, tassel, Spellbinders Grand Labels and circles. 

Step 1:

Cut a piece of card stock 7 inches x  7 inches. Score a 1 inch border on each side. Pre-fold score lines as shown.

Step 2:

Snip ends as shown, add adhesive to the back sides. Fold in and adhere to sides to form box base.

Step 3:

Photo on the left shows one side with flaps adhered to the inside. Photo on the left is completed box base. Set aside

Step 4:

Take a second piece of card stock 7 1/8 inch x 7 1/8 inch. Repeat steps 1-3 to form box lid. You should have two boxes as shown. 

Step 5:

Die cut the second to largest Grand Labels Die, the circle and scallpp circle for the lid toppers. 

Step 6:

Place box lid on top of box base. This helps lining up the topper. Add adhesive to the box lid and adhere shaped piece. Photo on right is what you should have now.

Step 7

Punch a hole in scallop circle and thread tassel through as shown on right. Adhere to box lid in the center. Add dimensional to the regular circle and adhere over top of scallop circle

Step 8:

Decorate the inside as desired. Here is my final Graduation Hat box. I used Big Scripts for the inside, saying Congrats. Rolled up a bunch of $5
bills for the inside as her gift. Voila!

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